Louisville vs Connecticut Recap - Cardinals Win 34-20
|Louisville vs Connecticut Recap - Cardinals Win 34-20|
The Cardinals grabbed a Week 12 victory over the Huskies on Saturday, winning 34-20 at Rentschler Field.
Louisville was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 42.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Teddy Bridgewater completed 14 of 22 pass attempts for 174 yards for the Cardinals in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Huskies defense.
Scott McCummings rushed for 40 yards for Connecticut, while Lyle McCombs added 33 yards. Johnny McEntee threw for 253 yards for the Huskies, while receivers Kashif Moore and Isiah Moore had 110 and 60 yards respectively.
Louisville lost the offensive yardage battle to Connecticut 329-299 yards in Saturday's game. Connecticut had more first downs as that total ended up 16-15.
The time of possession battle favored Louisville as their offense was on the field for 38:19, longer than the 21:41 of their opponents.
Next game, Louisville takes its act on the road to face South Florida looking for another win. For Connecticut, they head home to face Rutgers.